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Table 1 Characteristics of the participants

From: Family medicine residents’ skill levels in emergency chest X-ray interpretation

Variable Male Female Total
N (%) N (%)
Years in Practice
  ≤ 1 year 36 (40.0) 54 (60.0) 90
 2 years 10 (43.5) 13 (56.5) 23
 3 years 7 (58.3) 5 (41.7) 12
 4 years 7 (31.8) 15 (68.2) 22
  ≥ 5 years 30 (51.7) 28 (48.3) 58
Type of Training
 Medical Intern 36 (40.4) 53 (59.6) 89
 General Practitioner 8 (38.1) 13 (61.9) 21
 Family Medicine Resident 36 (48.6) 38 (51.4) 74
 Radiology Resident 10 (47.6) 11 (52.4) 21
Interest in Pulmonary Medicine
 Yes 34 (50.7) 33 (49.3) 67
 No 56 (40.6) 82 (59.4) 138
Interest in Diagnostic Radiology
 Yes 59 (45.4) 71 (54.6) 130
 No 31 (41.3) 44 (58.7) 75
Had Elective in Diagnostic Radiology
 Yes 40 (47.6) 44 (52.4) 84
 No 50 (41.3) 71 (58.7) 121
Had Adequate Training in Interpreting Chest X-rays
 Yes 38 (39.2) 59 (60.8) 97
 No 52 (48.1) 56 (51.9) 108
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